Where: Berger Center.
Screening days and times: Sundays, 2:00 and 7:00 pm.
Hosts: Barbara Bowman, Ernie Erler, Al Haggerty, Carol Haggerty, Mike McInnis and Jeff Neuman.
NOTE: ALL FILMS ARE SHOWN WITH SUBTITLES WHEN POSSSIBLE;
FREE OF CHARGE, COMPLIMENTS OF THE OVA
January 6, 2:00 & 7:00 WONDER WOMAN
Before Diana (Gal Gadot) became Wonder Woman, she was a princess of the Amazons, and was trained to be an unconquerable warrior. When an American pilot (Chris Pine) crashes on her sheltered island paradise and tells of a massive conflict raging in the outside world, Diana leaves her home, determined to stop the threat. This critically acclaimed film was nominated for and won a wide variety of awards, including first place in AARP Magazine’s Readers Choice Poll. (2017), PG-13, 141 minutes.
January 13, 2:00 & 7:00 CRAZY RICH ASIANS
Native New Yorker Rachael (Constance Wu) accompanies her longtime boyfriend, Nick (Henry Golding), to his best friend’s wedding in Singapore. Excited about visiting Asia for the first time but nervous about meeting Nick’s family, Rachael is unprepared to learn that Nick has neglected to mention a few key details about his life. Based on the best-selling novel, this highly-praised, lighthearted romantic comedy boasts a terrific cast, great set designs and lots of razzle dazzle. (2018), PG-13, 121 minutes.
January 20, 2:00 & 7:00 THE WIFE
Great artists’ spouses often sacrifice their dreams for their mates’ careers, and Joan Castleman (Glenn Close) – a gifted writer – is no exception. But with her husband (Jonathon Pryce) about to receive the Nobel Prize for Literature, Joan’s long-simmering resentment begins to emerge as she undergoes a quietly powerful transition. This remarkable film is anchored by Close’s outstanding Golden Globe-nominated performance. Christian Slater also stars. (2018), R (language), 100 minutes.
For Your Refrigerator/Wallet:
Sunday, January 6, 2:00 & 7:00, Wonder Woman, (2017), PG-13, 141 minutes.
Sunday, January 13, 2:00 & 7:00, Crazy Rich Asians, (2018), PG-13, 121 minutes.
Sunday, January 20, 2:00 & 7:00, The Wife, (2018), R, 100 minutes.